Raymond Pitetti

Summary

Affiliation: Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Accidental and nonaccidental poisonings as a cause of apparent life-threatening events in infants
    Raymond D Pitetti
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, 3705 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Pediatrics 122:e359-62. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Safe and efficacious use of procedural sedation and analgesia by nonanesthesiologists in a pediatric emergency department
    Raymond D Pitetti
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 157:1090-6. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of anemia in children presenting with apparent life-threatening events
    Raymond D Pitetti
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 12:926-31. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Emergency department evaluation of ventricular shunt malfunction: is the shunt series really necessary?
    Raymond Pitetti
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 23:137-41. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Prehospital care and outcome of pediatric out-of-hospital cardiac arrest
    Raymond Pitetti
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 6:283-90. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Effect on hospital-wide sedation practices after implementation of the 2001 JCAHO procedural sedation and analgesia guidelines
    Raymond Pitetti
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, 3705 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 2583, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:211-6. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Race and acute abdominal pain in a pediatric emergency department
    Kerry Caperell
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40059, USA
    Pediatrics 131:1098-106. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Helium/oxygen-driven albuterol nebulization in the treatment of children with moderate to severe asthma exacerbations: a randomized, controlled trial
    In K Kim
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Pediatrics 116:1127-33. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint The DOG BITES program: documentation of growls and bites in the emergency setting
    Lisa Marie Bernardo
    University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Emerg Nurs 28:536-41. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Is higher ASA class associated with an increased incidence of adverse events during procedural sedation in a pediatric emergency department?
    Kerry Caperell
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15224, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 25:661-4. 2009

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Accidental and nonaccidental poisonings as a cause of apparent life-threatening events in infants
    Raymond D Pitetti
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, 3705 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Pediatrics 122:e359-62. 2008
    ..Previous reports have suggested that poisonings, either accidental or intentional, may be causes of some events. However, this theory has not been systematically studied...
  2. ncbi request reprint Safe and efficacious use of procedural sedation and analgesia by nonanesthesiologists in a pediatric emergency department
    Raymond D Pitetti
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 157:1090-6. 2003
    ..Few studies have looked at the overall success and incidence of complications of PSA as performed by nonanesthesiologists...
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of anemia in children presenting with apparent life-threatening events
    Raymond D Pitetti
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 12:926-31. 2005
    ..Anemia has been associated with apparent life-threatening events (ALTEs) in children. However, the nature of the association has not been well described...
  4. ncbi request reprint Emergency department evaluation of ventricular shunt malfunction: is the shunt series really necessary?
    Raymond Pitetti
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 23:137-41. 2007
    ..We hypothesized, however, that in the context of a cranial CT scan that did not demonstrate a shunt malfunction, obtaining the shunt series would not prove to be clinically useful...
  5. ncbi request reprint Prehospital care and outcome of pediatric out-of-hospital cardiac arrest
    Raymond Pitetti
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 6:283-90. 2002
    ..The authors of the study described below believe that using this definition would categorize some patients into an ALS group who would otherwise be categorized as having received BLS (i.e., "bag-valve-mask only")...
  6. ncbi request reprint Effect on hospital-wide sedation practices after implementation of the 2001 JCAHO procedural sedation and analgesia guidelines
    Raymond Pitetti
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, 3705 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 2583, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:211-6. 2006
    ..To describe the effect of implementing the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organization's guidelines for procedural sedation and analgesia (PSA) on the frequency of adverse events occurring during sedation...
  7. doi request reprint Race and acute abdominal pain in a pediatric emergency department
    Kerry Caperell
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40059, USA
    Pediatrics 131:1098-106. 2013
    ..To investigate the demographic and clinical factors of children who present to the pediatric emergency department (ED) with abdominal pain and their outcomes...
  8. ncbi request reprint Helium/oxygen-driven albuterol nebulization in the treatment of children with moderate to severe asthma exacerbations: a randomized, controlled trial
    In K Kim
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Pediatrics 116:1127-33. 2005
    ..We aimed to compare the effectiveness of a 70%:30% helium/oxygen (heliox)-driven continuous aerosol delivery versus 100% oxygen-driven delivery in the treatment of asthmatic children with moderate to severe exacerbations...
  9. ncbi request reprint The DOG BITES program: documentation of growls and bites in the emergency setting
    Lisa Marie Bernardo
    University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Emerg Nurs 28:536-41. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Is higher ASA class associated with an increased incidence of adverse events during procedural sedation in a pediatric emergency department?
    Kerry Caperell
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15224, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 25:661-4. 2009
    ..To prospectively investigate whether American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) class, as assigned by nonanesthesiologists, is associated with adverse events during procedural sedation in a pediatric emergency department...
  11. doi request reprint Mortality and child abuse in children presenting with apparent life-threatening events
    Kala Parker
    Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15224, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 27:591-5. 2011
    ..The incidence of mortality following an event appears to occur infrequently, but has not been well described. However, it has been our experience that children who are victims of occult child abuse have a high mortality rate...
  12. ncbi request reprint A comparison of dog bite injuries in younger and older children treated in a pediatric emergency department
    Lisa Marie Bernardo
    University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 18:247-9. 2002
    ..Findings from our study could be used to develop age-specific strategies for dog bite prevention...